21st Century Cinema
ear for eye
Directed by debbie tucker green • 2021 • United Kingdom
Starring Lashana Lynch, Tosin Cole, Danny Sapani
With this riveting adaptation of her acclaimed play, debbie tucker green pushes the boundaries of stage and screen alike. Dynamic, absorbing, and visually inventive, EAR FOR EYE traces racial injustice across time and continents, detailing stories of struggle and triumph, oppression and uprising. This powerful, astonishingly realized film explores questions of demonstration vs. direct action, violence vs. nonviolence, the personal vs. the structural, boasting a brilliant soundtrack from artists including Run the Jewels, FKA twigs, and Kano.
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Directed by Ayanna Dozier • 2022 • United States
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Directed by blackANDwhite • 2007 • United States
Starring David Lynch
This 2007 feature-length film by blackANDwhite, the makers of DAVID LYNCH: THE ART LIFE, was made over the course of two years during the filming of INLAND EMPIRE.